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ASLV – Indian Space Research Organization

  • Family: ASLV
  • Length: 23.5 m
  • Diameter: 1 m
  • Launch Mass: 41 T
  • Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 150 kg

The ASLV was manufactured by Indian Space Research Organization with the first launch on 1987-03-24. ASLV has 2 successful launches and 2 failed launches with a total of 4 launches. The Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle or Advanced Satellite Launch Vehicle, also known as ASLV, was a Small-lift launch vehicle five-stage solid-fuel rocket developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to place 150 kg satellites into LEO. ISRO did not have sufficient funds for both the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle programme and the ASLV programme at the same time and the ASLV programme was terminated after the initial developmental flights.

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